Tuesday, April 24, 2018

XR9H2O – South Shetland Islands

Vlad UA4WHX, together with Chilean hams, is currently active as XR9H2O from King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. This special call signifies the UN Year of Water (2013). QSL via UA4WHX.

RI44ANT – South Shetland Islands

Recently active as CE9/UA4WHX, Vlad is now signing RI44ANT from Bellingshausen Antarctic Station, King George Island, South Shetland Islands. No word on length of activity. QSL via UA4WHX.

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RI20ANT – South Shetland Islands

Alexander, RW3RN and Oleg, UA3HK (ZS1OIN) will be active as RI20ANT from Bellingshausen Station, King George Island, South Shetland Islands between December 17-31, 2013. Main activity on 20m, CW & SSB. QSL via RW3RN. RI20ANT video

VK0GB – Casey Station, Antarctica

UPDATE - VK0GB has had to cease earlier than intended as Gerry left the station on a medical errand. listen to ‘VK0GB’ on Audioboo(function() { var po = document.createElement("script"); po.type = "text/javascript"; po.async = true;...

QSL card preview – VK0GB

With thanks to QSL manager, Mehdi F5PFP Note: Casey Base Slideshow Note II: VK0GB post with audio recording

VK0DB – Davis Base, Antarctica

Bob, VK0DB, working for the Australian Antarctic Division, is located at Davis Base, Princess Elizabeth Land, Antarctica. He has been briefly active since arriving there earlier this year, but now plans to be "busy on air"...

IA0MZ – Terra Nova Bay, Antarctica

Max IA0MZ updates on his activity from Terra Nova Bay: On my second day on air, I have experienced huge pile ups where unfortunately (as usual), people do not abide the rule; all calling on everyone, many people do not...

RI1ANT – Antarctica

Mike, RW1AI will be active from Mirny, Antarctica as RI1ANT between December 15, 2013 to March 15, 2015. QRV all bands using dipoles + amp. QSL via RW1AI --- Online Log

VK0JJJ – Mawson Station, Antarctica

UPDATE - Craig VK0JJJ informs that yesterday he worked out a way to fix his PTT issues and is now back on air using SSB. INFO - check My Antarctic Adventure by Craig, VK0JJJ. QSL via K7CO.

JW9JKA – Bear Island, Svalbard

UPDATE - Svein JW9JKA mentions he currently has no 6m capability due to a broken radio. Listen below. listen to ‘JW9JKA 20SSB’ on Audioboo(function() { var po = document.createElement("script"); po.type = "text/javascript"; po.async = true;...

VY0/RW0BWW/P – Axel Heiberg Isl. NA-043

UPDATE: VY0/RW0BWW/P is today active from Devon Island NA-009. It was also reported, via net controller RO9O, that an expedition vehicle had fallen into the water. . --- May 6 -- after travelling via Ellesmere island...

CE8DMT – Navarino Island, SA-050

REMINDER: Look for Jose to be active from Navarino on March 23 & 24th on 15M (21.277 @ 13:30 to 15:30 UTC) and 10M (28.477  @ 16:00 to 17:00 UTC) Jose, CE8DMT is again QRV...

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RI1ANU – South Shetland islands

Oleg, ZS1OIN (UA3HK) is the new Chief of Bellingshausen Base on King George Island, South Shetland Islands (AN-010), and will be QRV on all bands, mostly CW after 12 February 2013 as RI1ANU (instead...

Halley VI – New Antarctic Station

The British Antarctic Survey's new research station, Halley VI, becomes fully operational this month. As yet, no word on future ham radio activities, even though the array of log periodics looks very enticing! Here's more...

FT5WQ & FT5XT – Crozet / Kerguelen

UPDATE: FT5WQ/MM was QRV earlier today off the Crozet coastline. No official word if he'll land and operate from this most wanted DXCC, or continue his journey. However, other sources suggest Gildas will be...